Disunity in Christ: Uncovering the Hidden Forces That Keep Us Apart

Disunity in Christ: Uncovering the Hidden Forces That Keep Us Apart

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Christena Cleveland. Intervarsity Press, 2013 Jesus calls us to treat our sisters and brothers in Christ with love and respect. But as we all know, the reality is that we are quick to judge others and point out the “right Christians” and the “wrong Christians.” In Disunity in Christ, Christena Cleveland, a social psychologist who teaches at St. Catherine University, uses her professional experience to explain why it is natural for us to group people into categories and why these actions don’t reflect the way Jesus wants us to live. Throughout the book, Cleveland incorporates personal examples to gently show us how we all fall short in accepting people we think are different from us. She shows us why, even as we want to become one body of Christ, it…
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